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Car trys to start but is not succuessful HELLO I HAVE GOT GAS TO FUEL RAIL . I HAVE SPARK AT PLUGS BUT PLUGS DO NOT HAVE GAS ON THEM

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  • greezmunky01 Mar 25, 2009

    2002 kia rio has no injector pulse. car will run if i spray fuel injector cleaner in the throttle body. all i need is injector pulse. all fuses and relays check good. is it the computer?

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Where is the fuel relay on Kia Rio 2002, this car will start all the time. It only won't crank all the way after it has been driving a lot. The gas light is on continuously. Sometimes really light and sometimes bright. When we crank it we do hear the fuel pump noise. However I am a female and can't be stranded. It always cranks after awhile.
My boyfriend read online that it could be the fuel pressure regulator but another guy said it could be the relay. Can anyone help. It is a good car besides this problem that leaves me stranded and missing appointments.

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First.. sparkplugs never have gas on them. If they do that means that you have a compression problem, or the injector is brocken. If I were you ,I'll take the car to a electromechanic and have him check the ignition module, and all the electrical components to the ignition.

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